Posts about "Platform"

Four observations on the Forrester Wave™ EPM report, from Anaplan’s chief customer officer

Analyst firm Forrester Research recently published “The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Performance Management, Q4 2016,” its evaluation of EPM providers and the 10 companies (including Anaplan, which was named a Leader) that are the most significant players in the space. The report, according to its author Paul D. Hamerman, shows how each provider measures up and… read more →

Pure Storage

Pure Storage discusses three Anaplan deployment best practices

At Hub16 ,Yousuf Khan, Vice President of IT at Pure Storage, discussed the company’s implementation of The Smart Business Platform and the lessons learned throughout the deployment process. Pure Storage, the market’s leading independent solid state array vendor, implemented Anaplan with the help of Anaplan partner OpenSymmetry. In recent years, Pure Storage has experienced tremendous… read more →

Banking compensation

Implement safer banking compensation practices with Anaplan

The post-financial crisis period has been challenging for many large banks, and yet banking executives and other senior-level material risk-takers continue to receive what some consider outrageous compensation packages, drawing sharp criticism from regulators and the media. As a result, in the past few years, compensation practices in the banking world have been under a… read more →

Gartner convention

Anaplan’s platform for smart businesses at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo

Which top strategic technology trends will demand your attention in 2017? Attend the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Orlando, Florida, on October 17–20 and hear Gartner’s top predictions, strategic technology trends, and CEO perspectives before anyone else.Anaplan will exhibit its platform at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, one of the world’s most important gatherings of CIOs and senior IT… read more →

What is Anaplan's ROI?

Eliminating the strategy-execution gap

Most businesses fail to re-plan and re-align quickly enough to capitalize on (and let alone deal with) change. The constant torrent of changes that take them off their planned course is used as a reason for failure in every part of the business. “We had no way of seeing that coming” is a common phrase… read more →

planning platform

Anaplan implementation tips: What to consider when moving off spreadsheets

You’ve spent hours, days, and weeks (maybe months) pulling data from siloed point solutions into massive spreadsheets, hoping to consolidate and analyze the data holistically. But the reality is that this task quickly becomes a black hole for issues like spreadsheet version control, data inconsistencies, long processing times, and, of course, data security. Regardless of… read more →